The Broadway Joe Morning Show – May 31, 2018

May 31, 2018

-Derek Lewis II & Dr. Lanita White of the UAMS 12th Street Health and Wellness Center |  The annual Health & Wellness Community Expo presented by the Derek Lewis Foundation will be held, Saturday, June 2nd from 8am-1:30pm at St. John Baptist Church,  2501 South Main Street in Little Rock. There will be free health screenings, school physicals, health information, Ask The Doctor segments, CPR training, live entertainment, fitness demos, food, fun, and more. The Expo hopes to bring together the community and health experts to improve health in Central Arkansas.  For more information, visit www.dereklewisfoundation.com or on Facebook and Twitter or email dlewis2@dereklewisfoundation.com.

– Lottie Shackleford of the Little Rock Chapter of the Links, Inc. for the 11th Jazzy Jeans & Jewels. | The Little Rock Chapter of the Links, Inc. annual Jazzy Jeans & Jewels is in it’s 11th year.  They are presenting “Denim, Diamonds & Pearls: Harlem Nights,” Saturday, June 2nd from 7pm-12 midnight at the Metroplex Event Center, 10800 Colonel Glenn Road in Little Rock.  Dress in your jazziest jeans and jewels and join them for a Taste of Links featuring the culinary skills of Connecting Links and Heir-O-Links.  All proceeds from Jazzy Jeans and Jewels events are given to Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) in Arkansas on a rotating basis.  This year’s recipient is Arkansas Baptist College.  For tickets and more information, visit www.eventbrite.com or call 501-372-6303 or email jazzyjeansjewels@gmail.com. *The Little Rock Chapter is an affiliate of The Links, Incorporated and is one of 287 chapters composed of 15,000 women of color worldwide whose mission is to provide service to their respective communities.

– Stan Ellis, Promoter |   The 2018 Pine Bluff / Altheimer Blues Festival will be held Sat., June 2nd at Cook Family Park, 11712 North Highway 79 in Altheimer.  Gate open at 12pm. Show starts at 4pm with featured artists Calvin Richardson, OB Buchana, Sweet Angel, Jaye Hammer, Nathaniel Kimble, Big John Miller Band, Will P., Mo B., Lady Trucker, and the Platinum Blues Band.  The event will be hosted by Broadway Joe and Comedian Keith Glason.  Tickets are available at Ugly Mike’s, Uncle T’s Food Mart, Butler Furniture, Record Rack in Pine Bluff, and Kibb’s BBQ in P.B./Stuttgart, and online at www.impacttickets.com.  For more information, call 501-413-7683 or visit www.pinebluffbluesfest.com.

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The Broadway Joe Talk Show – October 11, 2018

October 11, 2018 – Guests: Latosha Jackson Pulley, Founder and Executive Director of The House of Healing Hearts, Alecia Pully, and Shameka Simmons |   October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and also, National Bullying Prevention Month. The House of Healing Hearts, a non profit organization, provides support for victims who have experienced domestic violence and…

The Broadway Joe Talk Show – October 4, 2018

The Broadway Joe Talk Show – October 4, 2018

October 04, 2018 – Guests: Coach Oliver B. Elders and Wadie Moore |  Known as “the winningest active coach in the state of Arkansas”, former high school and middle school basketball coach, Oliver B. Elders, Jr. has now added Author to his title with his new book, “Fruit of the Spirit.”  A collection of Coach Elders…

The Broadway Joe Talk Show – September 27, 2018

The Broadway Joe Talk Show – September 27, 2018

September 27, 2018 – Guests: Senator Linda Chesterfield and Annette Thomas-Jones, current Coordinator of First Baptist Church Early Childhood Center  |  First Baptist Church, 701 South Gaines Street in Little Rock is currently taking applications for their free Early Childhood Center.  Home of the Academic All-Stars, the center has programs available for three and four-year-olds…

The Broadway Joe Talk Show – September 20, 2018

The Broadway Joe Talk Show – September 20, 2018

September 20, 2018 – Guests: Rev. William Robinson, Jr., Executive Director and Sandra Mitchell, Director of Supportive Services of Better Community, Development, Inc. (BCD) and Luke Kramer, Executive Director of The Starr Coalition | Better Community Development (BCD), Inc celebrates and recognizes September as National Recovery Month.  BCD hosts the 14th Annual Recovery Jam, Tuesday, September…

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